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Despite Some Concerns, Americans Will Welcome Self-Driving Cars

A couple of years have passed since Google started developing its autonomous driving technology, and now it's safe to say that self-driving cars will hit dealerships in the near future. The only question is how consumers will accept them and whether they are ready for such an innovation...

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Posted by Jesse Maida in Autos, on 2014-08-22 03:46 with Comments

Global Smartphone Shipments Will Total $322 million in Q3 2014

The growth of global smartphone market has seen a strong momentum during the second quarter of 2014 and expected a stronger growth through the third quarter of the year. The latest figures show that... Read More

Posted by Nick Huang in Business, Mobile, on 12 Aug 2014 01:50 with Comments

The United States Spends $300 Billion a Year on Drug Abuse

In 2013, marijuna dispensaries sold approximately $1.43 billion of legal pot. California, which only allows medical marijuana sales, spent nearly a billion dollars on weed and this does not include bl... Read More

Posted by Jesse Maida in , on 09 Aug 2014 02:42 with Comments

China to Have Over Half the World's Total High-Tech Export Share By 2030

China has grown to become the biggest contributor to world trade, accounting for over 11.5 per cent of world trade globally, second only to the EU. Between 2007-2012, China’s share of global world tr... Read More

Posted by Jesse Maida in BRIC, on 08 Aug 2014 12:59 with Comments

Japan Tops the Cloud Readiness Index

Japan has once again topped the Cloud Readiness Index (CRI), a report from the Asia Cloud Computing Association which ranks the overall cloud readiness of countries in the Asia Pacific. This is the t... Read More

Posted by Jesse Maida in Technology, on 07 Aug 2014 03:18 with Comments

10 Ways You're Being Cheated Out of Your Overtime Pay

You don’t wake up in the morning believing that your employer is intentionally short-changing you on time. If you did, you’d find another place to work. At the same time, many employers do not pay ex... Read More

Posted by Nick Huang in Careers, on 06 Aug 2014 12:39 with Comments

Sweden's Employment for Nationals is Highest in EU - Among Worst for Non-EU Citizens

Sweden’s employment rate for nationals ranks as the highest in the EU according to a report released on Wednesday from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. Their employment for nati... Read More

Posted by Jesse Maida in Research, on 02 Aug 2014 05:24 with Comments

15 Big Data Startups You Should Know About

Big Data was one of the 'buzziest' words for 2013 and it has continued through this year. The IDC predicts Big Data technologies will reach $32.4 billion by 2017, while Wikibon believes the overall ma... Read More

Posted by Jesse Maida in Research, on 01 Aug 2014 06:43 with Comments

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